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NPR: The Postal Service Is Suffering Amid The Coronavirus

President Dimondstein appeared on NPR's All Things Considered to talk about the funding crisis that the Postal Service if facing. "Just think about: In this pandemic, information is going into people's homes on health. Medicines are going into...

“I want to take a moment to thank you” - Oregon Senator Jeffrey Merkley

On March 27, Oregon Senator Jeffrey Merkley issued a letter of commendation and appreciation to the members of the APWU stating, “I want to take a moment to thank you for your efforts keeping the mail moving and our communities connected…Your...

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Attend a Post-Convention Workshop

(This article first appeared in the March/April 2020 issue of the American Postal Worker magazine) The Research & Education Department will sponsor the APWU’s 17th Educational Conference, a National Convention event that provides union members...

H.R. 2382 Passes the House!

(This article first appeared in the March/April 2020 issue of the American Postal Worker magazine) Last month, the USPS Fairness Act passed the House of Representatives. This was the critical first step in repealing the pre-funding mandate that has...

Former APWU National Officers Pass Away

(This article first appeared in the March/April 2020 issue of the American Postal Worker magazine) John R. Smith John R. Smith (known by most as “JR”), former Retirees Department Director, passed away Jan. 11, at the age of 91. Brother Smith was the...

It’s an Election Year – and Vote by Mail is on the Ballot

(This article first appeared in the March/April 2020 issue of the American Postal Worker magazine) 2020 is an election year. While much of the country’s political attention span is consumed by the presidential primary, there is another important...

From the Field

(This article first appeared in the March/April 2020 issue of the American Postal Worker magazine) Below are quotes from various APWU local and state publications throughout the country. All the publications listed are part of the Postal Press...

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